Once You Are in Taichung- Useful Links

Useful Websites

Taiwan Tourisum Bureau

Taichung Tourism and Travel Bureau

Government Portal of the Republic of China

Encyclopedia for Foreigners


Useful Phone Numbers
NCHU Emergency Call (24 Hours) 04-2287-0885
Emergency TEL - Police 110
Emergency TEL - Fire, Ambulance 119
Internet Fraud Complaint Center 165
Information For Foreigners 0800-024-111
Immigration Agency


Public Phones

Public phones are widely available. Public phones in Taiwan are divided primarily into two types. Coin phones, being the first type, accept coins in NT$1, NT$5, and NT$10 denomination. Phone cards can be stored with designated value, and used all over Taiwan. The cards are sold at railway, bus stations or convenience stores. When making local calls, it is not necessary to dial the area code.


International Calls

002 + country code + area code (leaving out “0” in front of the area code) + local number. Besides 002, one can also dial 019.


How to make an economical international call?
Chunghwa Telecom provides Pre-paid Cards and International E-call Cards of different denominations (NT$200, NT$300 and NT$500). They can be purchased at Chunghwa Telecom, 7-11, Hi-life convenience stores, or post offices.

Try Chunghwa Telecom (https://www.cht.com.tw/en/home/cht) for more specific details.